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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who has a persistent preoccupation with an idea or feeling adj. - Characterized by or constituting a persistent preoccupation

Usage examples (37)
  • Mr. ROTH: Oh, obsessive is a word everybody uses, but maniacal?
  • GROSS: Well, obsessive is going to extremes and medium is not.
  • I find it hard to believe Jo they are use the terms obsessive - they obviously have not meet me :.
  • Noticing when satisfying a craving passes from utilitarian to obsessive is at the crux of psychological health. for more
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